Sydney Talker was born as Sydney Egere, he is one Nigerian influential Instagram comedians whose hilarious comedy skits have earned him a place in the entertainment industry.
Sydney talker was born on October 12th, 1995, he is 25-year-old as of 2021. The young Instagram comedian, Sydney talker hails from Edo state. However, he was born and bred in Lagos, Nigeria. Sydney Egere was raised by his single mom who was divorced by her husband at Sydney’s tender age.
Sydney Talker despite being raised by his mother as his parent got divorced when he was a little boy, gives joy to many Nigerians. According to him, he often gets his inspiration through the happenings around him and makes his videos in a way that everyone can relate with.
Sydney Talker came into the limelight in 2016 when he released “The Poor Power Supply” comedy skit. His funny face earned him the nickname ‘Mr. Bean of Nigeria’. He has sometime been bashed severally for promoting sexual harassment in his comedy skits. Speaking on his funny face, Sydney Talker noted that the funny face was just a random act in his videos until a Nigerian actress, Toyin Abraham, told him the concept is unique. So, he started paying close attention to making his face even funnier.
During an interview with Punch Ng, Sydney Talker comments on his funny face, “People used to talk about my facial expressions, but I never paid attention to it until last year when I met Toyin Abraham. She said my facial expressions were distinct, and she called me the Mr. Bean of Nigeria. Since then, I have focused more on my facial expressions. Initially, I thought of building my brand around my towel, but Toyin Abraham advised me to focus more on my facial expressions. Even when I dance, people still talk about my facial expressions”.